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Women’s Soccer comes out winless in two defensive battles

Women’s Soccer comes out winless in two defensive battles

On a late Wednesday Oct. 4, the Colby Women’s Soccer team travelled to Biddeford, Maine to take on the University of New England Nor’easters. After 90 minutes of regulation play and two 10-minute golden goal over times, Colby closed out the game with a hard fought 0-0 tie. Over the weekend, the Mules continued their road trip to Middletown, Connecticut […]

by Emily Schaefer· · 0 comments · Sports
Football runs out of steam against Cardinals

Football runs out of steam against Cardinals

Colby Football has been nothing if not consistent through the first four games of the 2017 season. Faced with a daunting schedule, the Mules have shown great potential in the first quarter of every matchup before falling off later in the game. All 20 of their points on the season have been scored in the first, and they have allowed […]

by John Steenrod· · 0 comments · Sports
Volleyball drops the ball

Volleyball drops the ball

The Colby volleyball team suffered a league loss to Hamilton College on Saturday, Oct. 7. The Mules lost by set scores of 25-23, 25-13, and 25-18. The first set started  smoothly, with  senior Emily Moslener ’18 leading the Mules in an impressive run of five points by getting four points straight off of serves. Unfortunately, the Continentals were able to […]

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Field Hockey rides hot streak in 2-1 win over Wesleyan

Field Hockey rides hot streak in 2-1 win over Wesleyan

The Colby Field Hockey Team won the fourth of their previous five games this past Saturday with a 2-1 victory over Wesleyan University. The win moves the Mules up to a sixth-place tie in the NESCAC standings with just five games left on their schedule. Star forward Georgia Cassidy ’20 led the assault on the Cardinal defense, scoring the team’s […]

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Women’s Soccer continues NESCAC struggles and domination of Maine

Women’s Soccer continues NESCAC struggles and domination of Maine

On Wednesday Sept. 27, Colby Women’s Soccer hosted the University of Southern Maine. The Mules handily beat the Huskies 6-0 to add a win to their record. For their weekend match, the team took on a skilled sixth ranked Middlebury Panthers team. Though a close game throughout, the Mules ended up losing 1-0 to the Panthers. Colby is now 3-4-1 […]

by Kevin Ahn· · 0 comments · Sports
Golf places eighth at qualifier

Golf places eighth at qualifier

On Saturday, Colby’s golf team traveled to Connecticut for the opening day of the NESCAC Fall qualifier. With five golfers competing for the Mules, Colby finished the day with a team score of 340, earning them an eighth place spot. They were only four strokes behind Maine rival Bates College, who have a score of 336. Leading the scoring for […]

by Katie Kelley· · 0 comments · Sports
First-year shines at ITA

First-year shines at ITA

Colby tennis made the trek to Middlebury this weekend for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.  Three Mules represented Colby on the court.  Scott Altmeyer ’20 played singles while  Sumukh Pathi ’21 played singles as well as doubles with Shaw Speer ’18.  Altmeyer started his day with a win in his first match against Babson before falling later to Bowdoin. In doubles, […]

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Field Hockey’s win streak ends at Middlebury

Field Hockey’s win streak ends at Middlebury

On Saturday, September 30th,  Colby Women’s Field Hockey took on Middlebury, currently ranked within the top ten, in a game that would snap their winning streak as well as be their third loss of the season and in the NESCAC. The Panthers drew blood immediately, scoring their first goal almost immediately off of a penalty corner. They struck again quickly. […]

by Aidan Larned· · 0 comments · Sports
Cross Country places second and third at invitational

Cross Country places second and third at invitational

On the eighth day of fall, Saturday Sept. 30, the weather had finally begun to reflect the season. The temperature shocked  both teams’  systems as they arrived in Keene, N.H. for the Keene State Invitational. According to Cait Lawlor ’18, “47 and rainy felt crazy compared to the heat earlier in the week.” The men’s team faced off against Brandeis, […]

by Thomas McMahon· · 0 comments · Editor Pick Sports, Sports
Men’s Soccer bounces back big with shut out of Middlebury

Men’s Soccer bounces back big with shut out of Middlebury

Coming off a successful week with wins against the University of New England and Trinity College, the Mules hoped to maintain their winning record  against Gordon College at home and Middlebury on the road this past week. In a tough but hard fought loss on Tuesday against the Gordon College Fighting Scots, Chandler Smith ’18 had two big defensive plays […]

by Matt He· · 0 comments · Sports